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Sunday, April 10, 2016 - 9:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 8:00am
According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, in the United States there are currently 33,000 gangs with 1.4 million active members. Illegal gang activities are varied, ranging from drug and gun trafficking to prostitution rings. Learn more about American gangs, training resources to aid in their dismantling, and the research materials available at Dewey.
Sunday, April 3, 2016 - 9:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 8:00am
Next month is Financial Literacy Month! Discover the variety of topics to cover when discussing financial knowledge with clients, such as: understanding of the U.S. economy, financial markets, and various areas within personal finance. Learn more about financial literacy, the skills social workers and clients need for success, and the training materials available through Dewey.
Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 8:00am
Dewey’s staff is made of a small team of dedicated and hard-working people. Chances are you've interacted with one of our circulation clerks or reference assistants, but what about those who work mostly behind the scenes? Who are they and what do they do here? Get to know them and their jobs behind the scenes in this series of short interviews.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 8:00am
Find out more on how social media tools can be used to assist librarians in not only sharing and discovering information, but also studying the interests of patrons, networking with other information professionals, and creating content.
Sunday, March 20, 2016 - 9:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 8:00am
We want to wish outgoing Dewey Library Head Deborah Bernnard all the best in her new position Uptown as the Director of Public Services! Read on to learn about Deborah's new role, and about our new interim Head, Cathy Dwyer.
Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 9:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 11:55am
Spring Break is nearly here! Dewey Library will be open during Spring Break, however, hours of operation and reference services will be limited. There will also be some limitations in wheelchair access to the building while the fire alarm system in Draper Hall is updated. Details inside...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 9:00am
Last month, President Obama released a plan to close the Guantánamo Bay military detention center in Cuba -- something that he has discussed doing since the beginning of his run for presidency. Discussions over whether or not Congress should approve President Obama's plan are happening across the Nation. Read on to find out more on researching Gitmo.
Sunday, March 6, 2016 - 9:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 9:00am
Cramming for midterms? You've probably heard that classical music aids in studying. Good news - recent research confirms this effect - and other benefits too! If you'd like to tap into better study time and more relaxation, but are low on classical music in your music collection, read on to learn how you can access thousands of classical music tracks for FREE, on demand through the library!
Monday, February 29, 2016 - 2:44pm
According to recent Bureau of Labor Statistics figures, nearly 84% of social workers are women. With International Women's Day approaching on March 8, now is a great time to take a look at the way gender and the profession intersect.
Sunday, February 28, 2016 - 9:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 9:00am
Want a book, video, or other print material from Uptown? Forget all about filling in UA Delivery requests through ILLIAD - now you can request Downtown delivery for items available Uptown at the Science Library or University Library right in Minerva, making it easier than ever to get the materials you need! Read on to learn about how this new service works.
Monday, February 22, 2016 - 7:51pm
With the recent death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the highest Court in America is down to 8 members. The potential short and long term legal, political, and cultural impacts are shaking up the national debate and stirring up a huge variety of questions and conjecture. Fascinated by the situation? We are too - and we've got tons of resources available to help you dig deeper!
Sunday, February 21, 2016 - 9:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 9:00am
Possibly one of the most helpful technologies available to patrons at Dewey are our scanning stations. Did you know they are free to use? Find out more about where our scanners are located, how to use them, and appropriate use.
Sunday, February 14, 2016 - 9:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.